Legal Challenges to the International Deployment of Government Public Health and Medical Personnel during Public Health Emergencies: Impact on National and Global Health Security

Brent Davidson, Susan Sherman, Leila Barraza, Maria Julia Marinissen

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Abstract

International deployment of government public health and medical personnel is often necessary to respond to emergencies and enhance global health security. However, there are unique legal challenges for donors and recipient countries. Here, we summarize some of those challenges and existing international fora that may help to identify solutions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)103-106
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Law, Medicine and Ethics
Volume43
Issue numbers1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2015
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Health Policy

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